Details the skills you need as a technical writer to create both printed and online content. This valuable reference describes the entire development process-planning, writing, visual design, editing, indexing, and production. You also get tips on how to write information that is more easily translated into other languages. You'll learn about the importance of following templates and about how structured authoring environments based on Extensible Markup Language (XML) streamline the content development process. This updated third edition features new information on the Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) standard for structured authoring, and it explains the impact of Web 2.0 technologies-blogs, wikis, and forums-on technical communication.Figure 16: Venn diagram Tools and Technologies We Use FrameMaker Microsoft Word Paint Shop Pro XML If you need to create a diagram or line art, vector images are a good choice; the images stay sharp even when you resize an image toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Technical Writing One Hundred One|
|Author||:||Alan S. Pringle, Sarah S. O'Keefe|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2009|